Writers of Pro Football Prospectus 2008

19 Apr 2007, 12:47pm by Guest

Draft Needs: AFC North

The draft needs series continues. Learn who might be the next great Steelers linebacker and the surprising identity of the one AFC North team that actually doesn't need a linebacker right now.

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14 comments, Last at 20 Apr 2007, 9:20am by mawbrew

17 Apr 2007, 11:55am by Guest

2007 Quarterbacks Draft Preview

David Lewin, creator of the college quarterback projection system, is back with a look at this year's two big passing prospects: JaMarcus Russell and Brady Quinn. Oakland fans may not like what he has to say.

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214 comments, Last at 13 Nov 2012, 4:58pm by quality software

12 Apr 2007, 10:10am by Guest

Four Downs: AFC North

Jeff Bathurst is back to recap the AFC North. The division has played a little bit of free agency musical chairs, and the Browns won, getting Eric Steinbach from the Bengals and ... uh, Jamal Lewis from the Ravens. But at least they won't be fighting the rest of the division for the privilege of drafting from the same group of linebackers. See what all this healthy competition is about in the latest Four Downs.

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75 comments, Last at 30 May 2007, 5:16pm by WhoDey

05 Apr 2007, 11:26am by Guest

Four Downs: AFC West

Guest columnist Jeff Bathurst drops in to review the AFC West in the calm before the draft's storm. He finds skeptics about the Broncos' biggest new additions, the Chiefs getting fired up for preseason, and the Raiders preparing for life with their latest boy genius coach. And can the Chargers possibly have a better season this year than last?

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71 comments, Last at 14 Apr 2007, 4:07pm by HUMPHREY

04 Apr 2007, 10:31am by Guest

Five Years of Draft Picks

Once upon a time, the ancient Greek priests at the Oracle at Delphi would sacrifice a goat and examine its entrails in an attempt to divine the future. Today, guest columnist Mike Horn does the same thing with the last five years of the NFL Draft. There's a lot more data involved, and the mess is much easier to clean up.

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44 comments, Last at 23 Apr 2007, 10:47pm by Mark

27 Feb 2007, 12:18pm by Guest

Four Downs: AFC North

It's time for goodbyes in the AFC North. Goodbye to Eric Steinbach, to Adalius Thomas, and to Ken Whisenhunt. Goodbye, unfortunately, to LeCharles Bentley. Goodbye to Jamal Lewis? Perhaps not. Guest columnist Jeff Bathurst sits in to bring us the latest from the NFL's industrial belt.

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91 comments, Last at 20 Mar 2007, 4:09pm by Gerela\'s Gorilla

24 Jan 2007, 11:50am by Guest

Extra Innings Move Could Challenge Sunday Ticket

Major League Baseball is close to selling DirecTV the exclusive rights to its Extra Innings package. If you aren't a baseball fan, that might not mean much to you. But as Maury Brown from Baseball Prospectus explains, football fans who want Sunday Ticket on cable just got some new allies.

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142 comments, Last at 02 May 2007, 4:39pm by Travis

14 Dec 2006, 06:55pm by Guest

The Game Charters Speak II

Once again, we give our game charters a chance to share their thoughts after watching every game of the season on tape. Read on for some scouting insights on Seattle, San Diego, Baltimore, Cincinnati, Pittsburgh, and Dallas.

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38 comments, Last at 18 Dec 2006, 1:45pm by zlionsfan

18 Nov 2006, 11:52pm by Guest

Will Jason Campbell Save the Redskins?

The Redskins traded up to get Jason Campbell in the first round of the 2005 draft; this week, they finally hand him the keys to the car. David Lewin uses this opportunity to revisit the college quarterback projection system he introduced in Pro Football Prospectus 2006. The system has been extremely accurate in 2006 -- just ask Philip Rivers -- and it predicts that Campbell will become a star.

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48 comments, Last at 29 Nov 2006, 10:27pm by David Lewin

03 Nov 2006, 01:53pm by Guest

The Bears Trend

Everybody is talking about Chicago as Super Bowl favorites. Some people even talk about the Bears going 16-0. Is there anybody out there willing to stand astride the Chicago bandwagon, yelling "stop?" Guest columnist Douglas Walters volunteers, pointing out that the Bears are swimming upstream against the trends.

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95 comments, Last at 29 Nov 2007, 8:55pm by footballprofessor